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Course Description

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Music - MUSIC 242

Jazz Band 2

2 Credit Hours
2 Lecture Hours
1 Laboratory Hours

Course Description

This is the second Schoolcraft Jazz Band course which is open to all aspiring jazz performers regardless of major field. The ensemble studies literature from the big band era up through modern jazz arrangements and performs several concerts during the semester. Additional Jazz Band credits may be earned in future semesters by enrolling in the following course sequence (one course per semester): MUSIC 248 and 249.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Participate in a large performing ensemble.
  • Demonstrate the significance of an individual's role in a performing ensemble
  • Demonstrate the importance of individual preparation for scheduled public performances.
  • Participate in group preparation for scheduled public performances.
  • Develop technical skills to contribute to the overall quality of the ensemble's performance level.
  • Develop musicianship to contribute to the overall quality of the ensemble's performance level.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2022; MUSIC; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 242117177Jazz Band 2MC2Selva R20/20/0Open$183.00M  07:00 PM-09:54 PM F310

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday